|Birth: ||May 23, 1906|
|Death: ||Jul. 25, 1979|
Fred I. Burkett, R.D. 5, Punxsutawney,
died Wednesday, July 25, 1979.
He was born on May 23, 1906, at Burkett Hollow, the son of Abram & Lyda Stalhman Burkett.
He married Verda Wachob on September 16, 1926.
A resident of the area his entire life, was a retired lumberman, farmer and coal miner.
He belonged to the Burkett Hollow United Bretheran Church.
Mr. Burkett is survived by his wife, Verda, as well as
Roy, James D. and Delmas R., all of R.D. 5 Punx`y,
and Boyd F. of Pompano Beach, Florida;
Mrs. Robert (Margaret) Shaffer of Brookville,
Mrs. Frances McManigle of R.D. 5 Punx`y,
Mrs. Rodger (Judy) Burns of Hatsboro,
Mrs. James (Patricia) Lundy of R.D. 3 Reynoldsville
and Mrs. Vicki Stouffer of Anita.
He is also survived by two sisters and
four brothers, including:
Mrs. Wayne Evans, Punx`y;
Mrs. Mina Heber, Butler;
Manual Burkett, Sprankle Mills;
Charles Burkett, R.D. 5 Punx`y;
Andrew Burkett, Ramseytown;
and Allen Burkett, R.D. 5 Punx`y.
In addition, Mr. Burkett is survived by 28 grandchildren
and nine great-grandchildren.
Interment will take place at the Burkett Hollow Cemetery.
The Punxsutawney Spirit
dated July 1979
Abraham Burkett (1862 - 1943)
Lydia A Stahlman Burkett (1867 - 1936)
Verda Ruth Wachob Burkett (1910 - 1999)*
Harry Leroy Burkett (1927 - 1986)*
Frances L. Burkett McManigle (1932 - 2003)*
Boyd F Burkett (1936 - 1988)*
Ralph J. Burkett (1888 - 1924)*
Manuel James Burkett (1894 - 1981)*
Mina Burkett Huber (1896 - 1986)*
Charles Carlton Burkett (1898 - 1982)*
Allen Blair Burkett (1904 - 1986)*
Fred I. Burkett (1906 - 1979)
Burkett Hollow Cemetery
Created by: Marianne Fisher
Record added: Oct 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79531225
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